Armed Forces coordinating medical evacuation for eight migrants aboard Open Arms
Eight migrants will be brought to Malta to receive medical attention after the Armed Forces of Malta confirmed that they are being transferred onto their P21 vessel
Migrants aboard Open Arms should be brought to shore, Children's Commissioner says
Open Arms vessel operated by rescue NGO is carrying 160 migrants has been ten days at sea after Malta and Italy have refused entry 
Government needs to unveil transport strategy by next budget, PD says

Partit Demokratiku said that the government's lack of political will and...

Partit Demokratiku said that the government's lack of...

Poverty statistics reflect population increase, Muscat says

National Statistics Office figures revealed this week that 78,685 people in...

National Statistics Office figures revealed this week that...

New restrictive blood donation rules for gay men not cast in stone

Equality Minister says further liberalisation of gay men's blood donation...

Equality Minister says further liberalisation of gay...

MTA formally objects to Għadira beach concession

Malta Tourism Authority chairman Gavin Gulia says tourism watchdog will no...

Malta Tourism Authority chairman Gavin Gulia says tourism...

Malta and US denounce ‘spying’ allegation in fuel smuggling sanctions court case

Governments issue unprecedented statement on suspected fuel smuggler Darren Debono’s claims that US embassy had requested information about Joseph Muscat...

Governments issue unprecedented statement on suspected fuel...

NGO vessel declines Malta's offer to take in 39 migrants, insists all on board be allowed disembarkation

Maltese government says it is only responsible for 39 migrants rescued in Malta's search and rescue area, not for the other 121 the NGO vessel took on...

Maltese government says it is only responsible for 39...

Journalism’s worst typo ever gets Malta Independent right in the front page headline

‘Pubic’ nightmare headline is the reason we need proofreaders...

‘Pubic’ nightmare headline is the reason we...

Hurd's Bank, off Malta, acting as transfer point for Russian fuel destined for sanction-hit Venezuela

Russian oil is being sent to Venezuela, using an offshore bank to the east of Malta as a transfer point, bypassing US fuel sanctions

Russian oil is being sent to Venezuela, using an offshore...

Konrad Mizzi shouldn’t have used DOI for personal press statement - Standards Commissioner

Commissioner for Standards in Public Life says practice of ministers using DOI to issue personal or partisan press statements has to stop

Commissioner for Standards in Public Life says practice of...

Masculinist ‘growth and success’ could legitimise social injustice, Malta housing expert says

Buzzwords like ‘integration’, ‘equality for all’, ‘inclusivity’, are all part of the current political narrative. Yet they...

Buzzwords like ‘integration’, ‘equality...

Tuna operators announce ‘self-regulatory’ agreement for harvesting period

Five tuna operators have entered into an agreement that will see a number of measures introduced between August and the end of the harvest period

Five tuna operators have entered into an agreement that...

It will feel like 41°C as sultry weather kicks in for the weekend

Until Tuesday, the air temperature is expected to feel over 40°C due...

Until Tuesday, the air temperature is expected to feel...

One last traffic nightmare at Msida's busy thoroughfare tonight

Infrastructure Malta CEO apologises for traffic delays but says road could not...

Infrastructure Malta CEO apologises for traffic delays but...

Updated | Repubblika distorting the truth, President George Vella says

No love lost between President George Vella and Repubblika as a statement released by the Office of the President implied the NGO had very little credibility...

No love lost between President George Vella and Repubblika...

Malta to start process to strip citizenship off fraudster convicted of money laundering in US

Egyptian charged with securities fraud in US will be stripped of Maltese citizenship, but IIP Malta refuses to comment on possible action against Chinese...

Egyptian charged with securities fraud in US will be...

MGC Pharmaceuticals will be Malta’s first medicinal cannabis company to start operations

The company will be investing €11 million in a state-of-the-art facility in Hal Far

The company will be investing €11 million in a...

Amnesty denounces Malta-Italy stand-off as 120 rescued migrants await safe port

Despite mounting concerns for their well-being, Italian and Maltese authorities are refusing a port where they could safely be disembarked

Despite mounting concerns for their...

Maltese most likely to buy online from EU sellers

89% of Maltese consumers made online purchases from other EU countries last...

89% of Maltese consumers made online purchases from other...